Universal Access To All Knowledge
Home Donate | Store | Blog | FAQ | Jobs | Volunteer Positions | Contact | Bios | Forums | Projects | Terms, Privacy, & Copyright
Search: Advanced Search
Anonymous User (login or join us)
Upload
Search Results
Results: 1 through 50 of 424 (1.106 secs)
You searched for: (collection:cityofvancouverarchivesfilm OR mediatype:cityofvancouverarchivesfilm) AND -mediatype:collection
[1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9     Next    Last
[movies]Wire - Michael Collier
[1969]. Item is a short independent film filmed, directed and edited by Michael Collier. The three actors are: Dennis MacDonald, Gary Killeen and Dave Ponsart. Film depicts three men who find some insulated wire in the ocean [at wreck beach], drag it into a pile, hitchhike to downtown Vancouver, and then travel around downtown dragging the wire on the sidewalk behind them. Eventually the wire is left to one man who drags it on his own for a while until he leaves it in the car of a man from whom ...
Keywords: Men; Coasts; Beaches; Vehicles; Downtown (Vancouver, B.C.)
Downloads: 35
[movies]Naval cadet party & Ming - Hamber, Eric Werge
Item is an amateur film documenting a naval cadet party attended by Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Hamber on board of their yacht Vencedor. The film also shows footage of an Asian housekeeper playing with a Pekinese dog. 193?. Item # MI-150
Keywords: Waterfalls; Piers; docks and wharves; Yachts; Dogs; Navy; Naval ceremonies; honours and salutes; Automobiles; Motorboats; Celebrations; Servants; Governors general
Downloads: 29
[movies]Empire Games opening ceremonies - John Gansner
Item is an amateur film documenting the opening ceremonies of the Empire games and includes the marching of athletes into the stadium. 1954. Item # MI-16
Keywords: Openings; Stadiums
Downloads: 23
[movies]Mr. Patton at Golf - Shaughnessy - not much good - missed the put - Hamber, Eric Werge
Item is an amateur film documenting a game of golf at the Shaughnessy Golf Club. 1928. Item # MI-141
Keywords: Golfing; Golf courses; Men
Downloads: 43
[movies]Vancouver low cost street program - Produced by G.H. Lawson for Vancouver (B.C.). Engineering Department. Cinematographer: E.A. West and A.J. Ingram; graphics: A.G. Twist, D.G.G. McNaughton, and L.O. Wilson; presentation prepared by: W.H. Curtis.
Item is an educational film documenting Vancouver's low cost street program to improve the amenity of urban areas. Film documents the before and after shots of city streets that had been improved. Film was used for a presentation about the program. 1971. Item # MI-27
Keywords: Road construction; Streets
Downloads: 32
[movies]On board home
Item is an amateur film documenting Diana, Barbara, and John Fife Spencer wearing life jackets on the deck of a ship, with Gertrude Spencer seated nearby. The film also documents members of the Spencer family playing badminton on the ship. [1930?]. Item # MI-50
Keywords: Boats and ships; Passengers
Downloads: 22
[movies]Ranch house party [and] farm weekend
Item is an amateur film documenting Gertrude, Isabell Louise, Victor Vance, and John Fife Spencer at the Earlscourt ranch in Lytton, B.C. Film documents family members playing tennis, performing yard work, and swimming in a swimming pool. 1932. Item # MI-56
Keywords: Tennis; Children; Swimming pools--outdoor
Downloads: 83
[movies]Mrs. Spencer school
Item is an amateur film documenting Gertrude Spencer visiting a girls' school, likely Branksome Hall in Toronto. Film documents Gertrude Spencer socializing with groups of students, as well as students engaging in various activities, including tennis and horseback riding. Col. Victor and Gertrude Spencer's daughters attended Branksome Hall. [1930?]. Item # MI-51
Keywords: Schools; Girls; Tennis
Downloads: 39
[movies][Earlscourt and horses] - Shot by Isabell Louise Spencer.
Item is an amateur film documenting Elizabeth Ann and Victor Vance Spencer swimming at the family ranch at Lytton, B.C. Film also documents horse racing and a rodeo. [1936?]. Item # MI-71
Keywords: Children; Horsemanship
Downloads: 26
[movies]Farm winter
Item is an amateur film documenting Diana and Barbara Spencer pulling their brother John Fife on a sled in the snow at the Earlscourt ranch in Lytton, B.C. Film also shows children ice skating. 1932. Item # MI-57
Keywords: Children; Sleighs and sleds; Snow
Downloads: 42
[movies][Wedding of Elizabeth Ann Spencer and David Francis Williamson]
Item is an amateur film documenting the wedding of Elizabeth Ann Spencer and David Francis Williamson at St. Andrew's-Wesley in Vancouver on 4 September 1957. Film documents guests, family, and wedding party arriving and entering the church, people leaving the church (including Victor Vance and Peggy Spencer, with their children Janice and Victor Grant), and the reception at HMCS Discovery on Deadman's Island in Stanley Park...
Keywords: Weddings
Downloads: 69
[movies]Picnic at 1255 [Comox]
Item is an amateur film documenting people on horseback, including a girl who may be Trudean Spencer. The setting may be the home of R.V. Winch at 1255 Comox St., Vancouver. The film also documents people arriving at a train station. [1930?]. Item # MI-44
Keywords: Horsemanship
Downloads: 39
[movies]Spencer's parade [MI-32]
Item is an amateur film documenting the Spencer's Toy Parade staged by the Spencer's Department Store in Vancouver. Film documents floats with fairy tale and storybook themes, and the arrival of Santa Claus. [1927?]. Item # MI-32
Keywords: Parades; Crowds; Celebrations; Floats (Parades)
Downloads: 39
[movies]Mike Collier - Workprint - Family-Jason's 1st Birthday Nov 1972 - Jasper-summer 1973 - Michael Collier
1972, 1973. Item is a home movie depicting Jason Collier and a woman in Jasper National Park, Jason with his Birthday cake, Jason and a woman sitting beside a river, Jason throwing rocks, and a mountain sheep on the highway; tourists interacting with the mountain sheep. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-575
Keywords: Children; Parks; Women; Views; Mountains; Parties; Celebrations; Rivers; Animals
Downloads: 12
[movies]Dolly Varden Mine 1
Item is an amateur film documenting a picnic and children at a playground. [1928?]. Item # MI-38
Keywords: Picnics; Children; Playgrounds
Downloads: 43
[movies]PXR orig[inal] roll 1, M. Collier - Michael Collier
[197-]. Item is a home movie. Footage includes shots of the Lion's Gate Bridge, a dog on a beach, ducks, a parking lot, a sailboat filmed from the shore, seagulls, a light fixture, and ocean waves. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-572
Keywords: Stanley Park (Vancouver, B.C.); Dogs; Coasts; Animals
Downloads: 16
[movies]April Point [and] Peggy fishing
Item is an amateur film documenting people, including Victor Vance Spencer and Peggy Airth fishing. [1950?]. Item # MI-84
Keywords: Fishing
Downloads: 32
[movies]Peggy + baby + house + garden - Victor Vance Spencer
Item is an amateur film documenting 2995 Roseberry Ave, West Vancouver, the home and garden of Victor Vance and Peggy Spencer. Film documents a baby, likely Victor Vance and Peggy Spencer's daughter Janice Elvin, born 10 March 1952. 1952. Item # MI-89
Keywords: Infants; Gardens--Household
Downloads: 30
[movies]Grey Cup parade [1958] - John Gansner
Item is an amateur film documenting the Grey Cup parade in 1958. Film documents "Miss Grey Cup" contestants on floats and floats from various companies including Eaton's. Parade is moving along W. Georgia Street. 1958. Item # MI-19
Keywords: Parades
Downloads: 46
[movies]Lost Mine - cam[era rolls] 1-2 [19]93 - Yaletown Productions Inc.
Sept. 6, 1993. Film contains raw footage for the film "Curse of the lost gold mine." Reference code: AM1553-8-S4-: MI-305
Keywords: Lakes and ponds; Helicopters; Mountains--British Columbia; Aerial photographs; Accidents; Hiking
Downloads: 8
[movies]Mixture of Earls Court [i.e. Earlscourt]
Item is an amateur film documenting the Spencer family at the family ranch in Lytton, B.C. Film documents children in the swimming pool and a picnic. Film also shows ice skating, John Fife and Victor Vance sledding, and a snowball fight. 1933. Item # MI-59
Keywords: Children; Snow; Skating; ice
Downloads: 23
[movies]Our trip on the Deerleap - Shot by Isabell Louise Spencer.
Item is an amateur film documenting a yacht, likely the Deerleap, Col, Victor Spencer's yacht. Film documents people in rowboats, and a seaplane taking off and landing in Coal Harbour. Film includes footage of Elizabeth Ann Spencer. Accompanying note reads, "Deerleap trip July 1936 good". Jul. 1936. Item # MI-73
Keywords: Boats and ships; Airplanes
Downloads: 21
[movies]Coqu[itlam] Lake Okanagan and [Myra] Canyon [and] Start of PNE Parade - Eileen Brennan
Item is an amateur film documenting the 1958 Vancouver Pacific National Exhibition Parade and British Columbia scenery. The film begins with footage probably taken from a Kettle Valley Railroad train going through the Okanagan. The film ends with footage of floats in the P.N.E parade. Identified floats and performers include Shell, White Spot, and the New Westminster Shrine Club General Band. Businesses shown include Oscar's, Standard Stations, British American Oil Company, Canadian Pacific Rail...
Keywords: Parade; Police on horses; Crowds; Downtown (Vancouver; B.C.); Canyons; Bridges; Lakes and ponds
Downloads: 221
[movies]Vencedor at Bellingham, July 1/31 - Hamber, Eric Werge
Item is an amateur film documenting a party on the Hamber yacht Vencedor. The film shows footage of people dancing on accordion music. A young woman dancing alone and with Mrs. E. W. Hamber is displayed throughout. 1931. Item # MI-143
Keywords: Crowds; Yachts; Parties; Dancing; Musical instruments; Music
Downloads: 37
[movies]Granville Street Bridge, reel 1 - Lew Parry Film Productions for the Vancouver (B.C.). Engineering Department
Documents the old Granville Street Bridge, its demolition, and the site of the new bridge. Film documents all stages of construction from 1950 to 1954 to the completion and opening ceremonies. 1954. Item # MI-2.
Keywords: bridges; bridge construction; Vancouver
Downloads: 84
[movies]Earls' Court Easter - Isabell Louise Spencer
Item is an amateur film documenting Gertrude Spencer and her children John Fife and Elizabeth Ann playing with chicks and chickens at Earlscourt in Lytton, B.C. [1935?]. Item # MI-69
Keywords: Children; Chickens
Downloads: 33
[movies]1a - Wager set - workprint (McCabe and Mrs. Miller) 1970 - M.[Michael] Collier - Michael Collier
1970. Item is footage taken on the set of "McCabe and Mrs. Miller." Includes scenes of the bucket brigade, the film crew working and cameras, and the movie set. Fire scenes by 'Flash' Collier. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-587
Keywords: Snow; Fires; Actors; Film industry; Photographic apparatus and supplies
Downloads: 15
[movies]Polo Game for BC Challenge Trophy, June 20, 1928 - Hamber, Eric Werge
Item is an amateur film documenting the Vancouver Polo team defeating Douglas Lake 13-4 for BC Challenge Trophy. The film contains footage primarily of the match being played, with Norman Drysdale scoring for the Vancouver Team. It also shows Mrs. E. W. Hamber and Mrs. Kydd presenting the trophy to the victorius team, composed of Norman Drysdale, Colonel R. S. Chaplin, Hon. J. W. Fordham and Eric Hamber...
Keywords: Polo; Athletic fields; Rewards (prizes; etc.); Children; Crowds; Horses; Government officials; Governors general
Downloads: 30
[movies]Jubilee parade - John Gansner
Item is an amateur film documenting Vancouver's Diamond Jubilee parade. Film documents marching bands, dignitaries on floats, and parade floats from the veterans of the Boer War, Native Sons of B.C. Post #2, Irish Fusiliers, City of Victoria, North Vancouver, Burnaby, Nanaimo, and New Westminster. Background buildings include Ailso Lodge and Mackenzie, White, and Dunsmuir Ltd. 1946. Item # MI-14
Keywords: Jubilee celebrations; Parades
Downloads: 103
[movies]The Woodward's Steel Tower, Vancouver: Damage Survey and Demolition - July 7, 2006 footage attributed to Kevan Losch. July 15, 2006 footage attributed to Patrick Twong.
Item is footage documenting the 2006 survey and demolition of Woodward's steel tower and supporting water tower. Footage includes images of corrosion in the tower, as well as aerial images of surrounding streets and buildings, work site, work crews, Coal Harbour and the Vancouver skyline. Demolition occurs approximately 8 minutes into footage. 2006. Item # MI-118
Keywords: Commercial buildings; Wrecking
Downloads: 74
[movies]The Curse of the Lost Mine - tape 315 - Yaletown Productions Inc.
Feb. 9 [199-]. Item is a copy of original film shot for the docudrama "Curse of the lost gold mine." Includes scenes of men with packs being taken by helicopter to a mountain area and left there. Scenes of three people [including Dick Hamilton who is involved in both ... »the 1970s and 1990s efforts to make this film] hiking through beautiful nature areas and setting up camp. The men look at a map together, cook food, explore a cave, and spend some time hiking on a glacier and exploring formati...
Downloads: 16
[movies]The Curse Of The Lost [Gold] Mine - tape 316 ; 1975 expedition - Yaletown Productions Inc.
Feb. 9 [199-]. Item is a copy of original film shot for the docudrama "Curse of the Lost Gold Mine." Includes scenes of men with packs [including Dick Hamilton] hiking and climbing on and near a glacier, the men examine silt and rocks, hike in a rocky area, some morning campsite scenes. Reference code: AM1553-8-S4-: MI-480
Downloads: 10
[movies]Mrs. Spencer [United Kingdom vacation]
Item is an amateur film documenting Gertrude Spencer with daughters Barbara, Diana, Trudean (?), and other girls, visiting Cornwall, London, and other locations in England. Film documents the group visiting the seashore, and landmarks including the Keigwin Arms in Mousehole and several churches. [1930?]. Item # MI-47
Keywords: Girls; Automobiles; Churches; Boats and ships
Downloads: 51
[movies]UBC Sculptures and Totem Poles and the Caledonian Games - Eileen Brennan
Item is an amateur film documenting sculptures at the UBC campus, including George Norris' "Mother and Child," Haida and Kwakiutl totem poles at the corner of University Blvd. and East Mall, and Charles Wheeler's "King George VI." There is also footage of the Vancouver Caledonian Games, which begins with a parade of drummers, pipers, and dancers; then footage of Scottish country dancing, kids under thirteen dancing the Sailors Hornpipe, and girls dancing the Highland Fling...
Keywords: Parade; Entertainers; Scottish in Canada; Sculpture; Totem poles; Dancers; Dancing
Downloads: 68
[movies]Willingdon , - party on Vencedor - Hamber, Eric Werge
Item is an amateur film documenting Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Hamber entertaining Governor-General Lord Willingdon, Vancouver Mayor L. D. Taylor, possibly Lady Willingdon, and several other unidentified guests on their yacht Vencedor. The film also shows footage of sailboats on ocean. 1928. Item # MI-142
Keywords: Yachts; Crowds; Sailboats; Governors general; Vancouver (B.C.)--Mayors; Coast ranges
Downloads: 21
[movies][Home of Victor Vance Spencer] - Shot by Victor Vance Spencer.
Item is an amateur film documenting Peggy Airth, a baby, and others at Victor Vance Spencer's home, 2995 Roseberry Ave. in West Vancouver. Film also documents the Peace River Bridge in Peace River, B.C. [1950?]. Item # MI-85
Keywords: Bridges; Houses
Downloads: 37
[movies]Polo June/27 - Douglas Lake vs. Vancouver - Hamber, Eric Werge
Item is an amateur film documenting a polo game between Douglas Lake and the Vancouver Polo Team. The film includes footage of crowds and poloists between periods of play, and a full shot of Colonel Chaplin on horse. 1927. Item # MI-135
Keywords: Crowds; Automobiles; Polo; Horses; Automobile parking lots; Athletic fields
Downloads: 25
[movies]Since yesterday : 75 years of transportation : a 75th anniversary project of the Transportation and Customs Bureau of the Vancouver Board of Trade - Art Jones for the Vancouver Board of Trade
Item is an educational film documenting the history of various modes of transportation (boat, horse and carriage, plane, streetcar, train) in Vancouver from 1887 to 1962. 1962. Item # MI-6
Keywords: Transportation
Downloads: 81
[movies][Spencer] family
Item is an amateur film documenting the Spencer children and their grandfather R.V. Winch playing at Jericho Beach in Vancouver. Hangars of the Royal Canadian Air Force Base are visible. The film also documents a gathering of people and automobiles in a wooded area. An accompanying handwritten note reads "John, Victor, Grandpa at beach" and "Groups of people and old cars (a lot of Chinese people)"...
Keywords: Beaches; Children; Families; Automobiles
Downloads: 55
[movies]A Study in Black and White : an economic strategy for Vancouver in the 1980's - Creative House for the City of Vancouver
Item is an organizational record film documenting an economic strategy for Vancouver in the 1980s, accompanying a report of the same name. The film shows a montage of images relating to Vancouver trade, business, and economy. The film outlines 8 strategic initiatives and 5 supporting activities that were taken from the report created by the Vancouver Economic Advisory Commission. Nov. 7, 1984. Item # MI-129
Keywords: Vancouver (B.C.); Business enterprises
Downloads: 38
[movies][Children at Earlscourt] - Shot by Victor Vance Spencer.
Item is an amateur film documenting children swimming in the pool at the family ranch in Lytton, B.C., and Margaret Airth (Peggy) in a small pool with a young child. [1950?]. Item # MI-83
Keywords: Children; Swimming
Downloads: 65
[movies][Spencer children at Earlscourt] - Isabell Louise Spencer
Item is an amateur film documenting the Spencers at the family ranch in Lytton, B.C. Film documents John Fife and Elizabeth Ann swimming, and Barbara, Elizabeth Ann, and John Fife playing in the gardens. Film also shows the outside of the family home, and Colonel Victor and Gertrude Spencer. [1934?]. Item # MI-67
Keywords: Children; Families; Swimming
Downloads: 51
[movies]Lost Mine - 2 rolls orig[inal] neg[ative] - Shot [in] early 1970s Slumach - Lost Mine - rolls 1 [and] 2 - Yaletown Productions Inc.
[197-]. Film contains early raw footage for the film "Curse of the lost gold mine." Reference code: AM1553-8-S4-: MI-303
Keywords: Hiking; Glaciers; Mountains--British Columbia; Tents; Helicopters; Lakes and ponds
Downloads: 18
[movies]Everyone in pool (Lytton) [and] football game
Item is an amateur film documenting Barbara, Diana, Elizabeth Ann, and possibly John Fife Spencer swimming and diving in the pool at Earlscourt, and includes footage of a football game. [1937?]. Item # MI-77
Keywords: Families; Swimming; Football
Downloads: 54
[movies]Handicapped summer playground program - Vancouver (B.C.) Board of Parks and Recreation
Item is a documentary film documenting the Handicapped Summer Playground Program of 1963. Film contains footage of the B.C. Society for Crippled Childrenâs bus which transports the children to the park as well as footage of the children participating in activities such as playing games and eating lunch. 1963. Item # MI-109
Keywords: Children; Buses; Games; Handicapped persons; Dinners and dining; Parks; Playgrounds
Downloads: 29
[movies]Alaska - Peggy Spencer and Victor Vance Spencer
Item is an amateur film documenting Victor Vance and Peggy Spencer's vacation in Alaska and the Yukon Territory. Film documents mountains, Sam McGee's Cabin in Whitehorse, Y.T. and the Watson Lake Hotel and Watson Lake Signpost Forest in Watson Lake, Y.T. Film also includes footage of Victor Vance Spencer. [1952?]. Item # MI-90
Keywords: Mountains--Canada
Downloads: 114
[movies]Misc. shots, original, EF and ECO M. Collier - Michael Collier
[197-]. Item is a home movie. Footage consists of disjointed clips. Includes a short scene that looks to be from "Water Colours," a cat looking at a light bulb, a sped up drive through Stanley Park, a float plane, people at a beach, and a woman. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-573
Keywords: Cats; Stanley Park (Vancouver, B.C.); Women; Men; Airplanes; Bridges
Downloads: 28
[movies]Earlscourt in color - Shot by Isabell Louise Spencer.
Item is an amateur film documenting the Spencer children and friends playing on the lawn of the family ranch at Lytton, B.C. Film also documents family and workers cleaning the swimming pool. Accompanying note reads, "Earlscourt in color - good 1937". 1937. Item # MI-79
Keywords: Family recreation; Swimming pools--outdoor
Downloads: 60
[movies]Sailing Races and Cowichan Pictures - Sept. 1 - 2 - 3rd - Hamber, Eric Werge
Item is an amateur film documenting Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Hamber entertaining guests on their private yacht Vencedor. The film shows full-shots of the couple on deck, and two unidentified guests playing the piano, the bass and the guitar on the yacht. There is also footage of racing sailboats. 1934. Item # MI-146
Keywords: Sailboats; Men; Yachts; Musical instruments; Music; Crowds; Flags; Governors general
Downloads: 51
[movies]Tennis - 1926 - Hamber, Eric Werge
Item is an amateur film documenting a private tennis game; a brief yacht party scene, and Eric Hamber and Mrs. Hamber walking their dog and showing their garden at Greencroft House (3838 Cypress Street) to unidentified guests. 1926. Item # MI-132
Keywords: Dogs; Governors general; Tennis; Yachts; Automobiles; Gardens--Household
Downloads: 121
[1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9     Next    Last
Advanced search

Group results by:

> Relevance
Mediatype
Collection

Related mediatypes

movies